Public Relations plays a very critical role in almost every Educational institution which EBKUST is not an exception, EBKUST Public Relations is a planned and systematic management function to help improve the programmes and services. This indicate that all activities of the University are made public, EBKUST operates in a two-way affair involving communication between the institution and its audiences.”
The Public Relations Officers (PROs) assist students and work with parents and various groups within the University by providing newsletter, and other tools containing information about University events; build and maintain ties with alumni, lecturers, staff and students.
We operate on the following pillars as listed below:
- Expand the number of applicants to the institution.
- Help the institution to become better known.
- Help the institution to gain an enhanced reputation.
- Influence decision makers to smile upon one’s institution.
- Improve internal relations; teachers, students, other administrative staff.
- Maintain good relations with the community.
- Maintain positive relations with the alumni.
Nowadays, Higher Educational institutions are becoming increasingly aggressive in their marketing activities to convey an image that is favorable and in all aspects beneficial to our public with positive image amongst the minds of the people.
Mrs. Cecilia Nynaga Renner, Assistant Public Relation Officer
Mrs. Cecilia Nynaga Renner was born in Freetown, Eastern part of Sierra Leone on the 19th May She attended The Annie Walsh Memorial Secondary School in Freetown sat to the WASEC Examination and proceeded to The Milton Margai College of Education Science and Technology MMCET 2009- 2011 academic year, and obtain a diploma in Peace and Conflict Studies. She did her internship at Health for All Coalition HFAC Sierra Leone and worked for a short period. She later served as a marketer for Sign Africa, Sierra Leone Insurance Company, Kingdom books and Stationary, She did an internship at Sierra Express Liverpool Street Freetown 2014, and in 2016 She served as an Intern at The Sierra Leone Network on Rights to Food, SiLNoRF in 2018 she worked with S.L.B.C Makeni as a Reporter and Presenter for Radio and Television.
Mrs. Renner further her studies at the University of Makeni UNIMAK and obtained Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication specialized in Public Relations and Advertising. In 2016-2017 academic year. And has undertaken several short courses in Film Production with Wealth film.Org, a certificate in Entrepreneurship, FGM reporting with UN Women among many others. She is the Managing Director of CeMaLs Media Solution a Media and Events Planning Business. Cecilia Renner has been appointed as the Assistant Public Relations Officer of The Ernest Bai Koroma University of Science and Technology Cecilia Nyanga Renner is married to Francis Foday Renner.